KPU Science Rendezvous
Free to the public! Science Rendezvous is part of Science Odyssey — a national celebration of science with events happening all across Canada on the same day! Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to for activities and updates. #KPUSR #SciRen #fullSTEAMahead
Mark your calendars for KPU Science Rendezvous 2018!
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 11 am - 3 pm | Free to everyone!
KPU Langley Campus | 20901 Langley Bypass, Langley
On May 12, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) will host our sixth annual Science Rendezvous at the Langley campus. KPU Langley will be transformed into a family-friendly science and art festival where the public will get a chance to participate in hands-on experiments, magic shows, interactive science labs, exciting activities, arts and design, music, and tours of our high-tech patient simulator nursing labs and state-of-the-art craft brewing lab! We'll also be combining the KPU Langley Open House with Science Rendezvous, so you'll get one fun-filled day with two FREE events!
Science Rendezvous Event Highlights:
- Tour real science labs and do hands-on experiments
- Chemistry magic show and dancing flames
- NEW: Virtual reality stations
- Make glitter slime
- NEW: Make your own blood
- Tour our brand new, state-of-the-art Brewing Lab and try our student-brewed beer! (19+)
- NEW: 'Garage Band' music remix and percussion workshops
- Make a pet rock and take a world tour
- NEW: Design Makers Workshop with a former Ferrari car designer
- Water science activities
- NEW: Beautiful Bouquets — create your own flower bouquet for Mother's Day!
For a FULL list of activities, shows, tours and more, visit kpu.ca/sr/activities
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Showcase your organization at KPU Science Rendezvous!
Are you a community organization or business involved with science, technology, engineering, math, horticulture, arts or design? You may be a good fit to participate in our Vendor Marketplace and showcase your business/organization at Science Rendezvous! For more information, email FSH.Events@kpu.ca or register online for a booth by clicking here. The next KPU Science Rendezvous will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018.
Science Rendezvous is a public platform to promote science awareness and increase science literacy in Canada. The event is an annual day-long festival spanning multiple simultaneous sites across the country, designed to bring science face-to-face with the public and encourage more youth to consider science and art-related careers and study paths.